The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 23 54
Rank change year-on-year 0 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Retail 161 182 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.19% 7.59% 4.41%
As % of the General category 18.66% 20.61% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 115 91 58
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 863 883 691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 43.92% 36.81% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 674 626 530
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Retail as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Retail.

1 113 (41.85%) Finance
2 85 (31.48%) Microsoft
3 81 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 74 (27.41%) SQL
5 72 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (24.81%) ITIL
7 53 (19.63%) C#
8 52 (19.26%) SQL Server
9 51 (18.89%) .NET
10 47 (17.41%) HTML
10 47 (17.41%) CSS
11 45 (16.67%) Line Management
12 43 (15.93%) Degree
13 42 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 42 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (15.56%) E-Commerce
14 39 (14.44%) Service Delivery
14 39 (14.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 38 (14.07%) MVC
16 37 (13.70%) JavaScript
17 36 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 35 (12.96%) Service Management
19 33 (12.22%) Project Management
20 32 (11.85%) Oracle
20 32 (11.85%) ASP.NET
20 32 (11.85%) Legal
20 32 (11.85%) BDD
21 31 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 31 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 31 (11.48%) Linux

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.74%) SAS
2 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.37%) CMS
3 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) InDesign
4 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (5.56%) Sentinel
2 9 (3.33%) assyst
3 7 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.48%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (1.48%) SAP Retail
5 3 (1.11%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.74%) Magento
6 2 (0.74%) Misys Equation
6 2 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.37%) SAP CAR
7 1 (0.37%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.37%) SAP POS DM
7 1 (0.37%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.37%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 42 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.33%) IaaS
3 9 (3.33%) PaaS
4 4 (1.48%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (1.48%) Slack
5 3 (1.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 3 (1.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.37%) AdWords
6 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.37%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.33%) LAN
1 9 (3.33%) WAN
2 6 (2.22%) ATM
3 4 (1.48%) RFID
3 4 (1.48%) Skype
3 4 (1.48%) WLAN
4 3 (1.11%) HTTP
4 3 (1.11%) SAN
4 3 (1.11%) VPN
5 2 (0.74%) NAS
5 2 (0.74%) SNMP
5 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.37%) Firewall
6 1 (0.37%) IPsec
6 1 (0.37%) ISDN
6 1 (0.37%) SMS
6 1 (0.37%) SSL
6 1 (0.37%) VLAN
6 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 31 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (11.11%) MySQL
5 29 (10.74%) Power BI
6 24 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (7.04%) Big Data
7 19 (7.04%) QlikView
8 16 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (5.19%) MongoDB
10 13 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (3.70%) DB2
12 8 (2.96%) Relational Database
13 6 (2.22%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.85%) Hadoop
15 4 (1.48%) MS Access
15 4 (1.48%) NoSQL
16 3 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 2 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 18 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.81%) JIRA
2 13 (4.81%) JSUnit
3 8 (2.96%) Selenium
4 7 (2.59%) SoapUI
4 7 (2.59%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.22%) eggPlant
5 6 (2.22%) JBehave
5 6 (2.22%) JMeter
5 6 (2.22%) Ranorex
5 6 (2.22%) SpecFlow
5 6 (2.22%) WATIR
6 4 (1.48%) JUnit
7 3 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.11%) Gradle
8 1 (0.37%) eCATT
8 1 (0.37%) LSMW
8 1 (0.37%) Maven
8 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
General
1 113 (41.85%) Finance
2 32 (11.85%) Legal
3 27 (10.00%) Marketing
4 17 (6.30%) Banking
5 12 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 12 (4.44%) Publishing
5 12 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.96%) Billing
6 8 (2.96%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.48%) French Language
7 4 (1.48%) German Language
7 4 (1.48%) Law
8 3 (1.11%) Automotive
8 3 (1.11%) Danish Language
8 3 (1.11%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.11%) Games
8 3 (1.11%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.11%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 81 (30.00%) Developer
2 43 (15.93%) Analyst
3 32 (11.85%) .NET Developer
4 20 (7.41%) Architect
4 20 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (7.04%) Senior Developer
6 15 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 15 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 14 (5.19%) Angular Developer
7 14 (5.19%) Consultant
7 14 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (5.19%) HTML Developer
7 14 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (4.81%) HTML CSS Developer
9 12 (4.44%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.44%) Compliance Manager
9 12 (4.44%) SQL Developer
10 11 (4.07%) Lead .NET Developer
10 11 (4.07%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.07%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (18.89%) .NET
2 47 (17.41%) CSS
2 47 (17.41%) HTML
3 32 (11.85%) ASP.NET
4 25 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (7.41%) HTML5
6 19 (7.04%) AngularJS
7 18 (6.67%) MDX
8 17 (6.30%) REST
9 13 (4.81%) Ionic Framework
9 13 (4.81%) WebSockets
10 10 (3.70%) jQuery
10 10 (3.70%) Web Services
11 8 (2.96%) .NET Framework
12 7 (2.59%) SOAP
13 6 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (2.22%) Gherkin
13 6 (2.22%) XML
14 3 (1.11%) Node.js
14 3 (1.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 81 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.37%) Fintech
3 21 (7.78%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.81%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.81%) NHS
5 13 (4.81%) Social Media
6 10 (3.70%) CMDB
7 7 (2.59%) EPoS
8 6 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.85%) User Experience
10 4 (1.48%) AS400
10 4 (1.48%) FMCG
10 4 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.48%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (1.48%) Smart Meter
11 3 (1.11%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.74%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.74%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.48%) Linux
2 30 (11.11%) Windows
3 11 (4.07%) Unix
4 6 (2.22%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.22%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.85%) Android
5 5 (1.85%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.48%) Solaris
7 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.74%) AIX
8 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (24.81%) ITIL
3 45 (16.67%) Line Management
4 42 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (15.56%) E-Commerce
5 39 (14.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 39 (14.44%) Service Delivery
6 38 (14.07%) MVC
7 35 (12.96%) Service Management
8 33 (12.22%) Project Management
9 32 (11.85%) BDD
10 29 (10.74%) TDD
11 28 (10.37%) Mentoring
12 26 (9.63%) CRM
12 26 (9.63%) ETL
13 23 (8.52%) PRINCE2
14 22 (8.15%) Change Management
15 20 (7.41%) Software Engineering
16 19 (7.04%) Test Automation
17 18 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (27.41%) SQL
2 53 (19.63%) C#
3 37 (13.70%) JavaScript
4 23 (8.52%) T-SQL
5 18 (6.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 17 (6.30%) C
7 16 (5.93%) PHP
8 14 (5.19%) Java
9 8 (2.96%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.22%) VBScript
11 3 (1.11%) ABAP
11 3 (1.11%) XPath
12 2 (0.74%) Perl
12 2 (0.74%) RPG
12 2 (0.74%) RPG IV
13 1 (0.37%) C++
13 1 (0.37%) Python
13 1 (0.37%) R
13 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (15.93%) Degree
2 21 (7.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (7.41%) CISSP
4 17 (6.30%) ISEB
5 14 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (4.07%) CISM
6 11 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.07%) PMI Certification
6 11 (4.07%) PMP
7 9 (3.33%) CISA
7 9 (3.33%) MCSE
8 7 (2.59%) MCP
9 4 (1.48%) APMP
9 4 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.11%) RHCE
10 3 (1.11%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.74%) PCI QSA
11 2 (0.74%) RHCA
11 2 (0.74%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 17 (6.30%) QA
3 12 (4.44%) PCI DSS
4 11 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (2.96%) SLA
7 3 (1.11%) COBIT
7 3 (1.11%) PMO
8 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.37%) EMIR
9 1 (0.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 21 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.59%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (6.67%) SCCM
2 12 (4.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (4.07%) SCOM
4 10 (3.70%) SCVMM
5 9 (3.33%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.48%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.11%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.74%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.74%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.74%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.85%) Oracle
3 26 (9.63%) Tableau
4 24 (8.89%) VMware
5 19 (7.04%) IBM
6 13 (4.81%) HP
7 11 (4.07%) Cisco
7 11 (4.07%) EMC
7 11 (4.07%) NetApp
8 10 (3.70%) BMC
8 10 (3.70%) Citrix
8 10 (3.70%) SAP
9 9 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 9 (3.33%) Juniper
10 6 (2.22%) CA Agile Central
10 6 (2.22%) hybris
11 4 (1.48%) iManage
11 4 (1.48%) Interwoven
11 4 (1.48%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.48%) SOTI
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Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
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Platinum Business Partners
Posted: 13 days ago
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Searchability
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Posted: 6 days ago
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S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Robert Walters UK
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
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Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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